10/8/2017 Weekly Message

Good Evening Sandy Plains Families,
This is Mr. Harrington with the Sunday Weekly Message.
School News
  • Thanks to all of our amazing volunteers at the Book Fair this week.  We had a successful book fair and our help from volunteers was integral in helping this event to be a success!
  • Our Book fair continues for one more day – Monday October 9th.  If you haven’t stopped by you have one last chance to do so.
  • On Wednesday, October 11 at 9:00am, we will be hosting our first Coffee with the Social Worker this year.  Please come out to meet Mr. Cameren Stevenson our new Social Worker and connect with him over coffee and a light breakfast snack.
  • Also on Wednesday Mr. Dukes and Mrs. Wengler will be holding a brief workshop afterschool on the topic of Justice Circles and Restorative Practices, which we are using at Sandy Plains this year.  All are welcome to attend this informative meeting.  This workshop will begin at 3:30pm in the cafeteria.
  • We will be starting a new Family Book Club on Thursday October 12th. This is an opportunity to read for fun and for families to read together.  Our Family Book club will take place in the library from 3:30-4:30.  In order to participate all students must have a parent or guardian with them.
  • Attention 5th grade parents!  If you’re interested in having your student attend a Magnet Program in middle school the application process is currently open.  All applications must be complete by November 15th.  Interested parents can access the application through the BCPS website by going to the Office of Magnet Programs.  If you have any questions please call our office at 410-887-7070.
PTA News
  • The next PTA meeting is on Oct. 16th at 6:30pm.
  • Our next PTA fundraiser is McDonald’s Night on Wednesday, October 18.  Please consider having dinner at McDonald’s on this evening and supporting our Sandy Plains PTA.
Thanks for your continued support and have a wonderful evening!